Galow Family History

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Galow Name Meaning

Eastern German: habitational name from Galow in Silesia, Poland.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gadow, Balow, Salow, Rakow, Jagow, Grabow, Gielow, Kadow, Glasow

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Galow Family Origin

Where is the Galow family from?

Galow Family Occupations

What did your Galow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Bakery, Farmer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Galow. The most common Galow occupation in the USA was Bakery. 25% of Galow's were Bakerys. A less common occupation for the Galow family was Wks In Hat Factory.

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  • Bakery

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Gardener

    25%
  • Wks In Hat Factory

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Galow ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Galow Historical Records

What Galow family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Galow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Galow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Galow

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Galow. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Galow. For the veterans among your Galow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Galow Life Expectancy

What is the average Galow lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Galow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Galow in 1963 was 86, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Galow ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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